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Communicating Health : Personal, Cultural, and Political Complexities

Communicating Health : Personal, Cultural, and Political Complexities - 03 edition

ISBN13: 978-0534531003

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ISBN13: 978-0534531003
ISBN10: 0534531008 Edition: 03
Copyright: 2003
Publisher: Wadsworth, Inc
Published: 2003
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Communicating Health : Personal, Cultural, and Political Complexities - 03 edition

ISBN13: 978-0534531003

Patricia Geist-Martin, Eileen Berlin Ray and Barbara F. Sharf

ISBN13: 978-0534531003
ISBN10: 0534531008 Edition: 03
Copyright: 2003
Publisher: Wadsworth, Inc
Published: 2003
International: No
Summary

Authored by a uniquely qualified team of educators and practitioners, this text utilizes a class-tested case study approach to illustrate the many ways and contexts in which health communication functions. Main topics in Communicating Health embedded in compelling stories or cases. Theoretical, conceptual and research findings have been seamlessly integrated throughout the text.

Table of Contents

Part One: COMMUNICATING HEALTH COMPLEXITIES.

1. Communicating Health.
2. Personal Complexities of Communicating Health and Illness.
3. Negotiating the Politics of Medicine and Healing.
4. Understanding Health in Cultural Communities.

Part Two: COMMUNICATING HEALTH ACROSS THE LIFESPAN.

5. Beginning Life Passages.
6. Formative Life Passages.
7. Sustaining and Enduring Life Passages.
8. Ending Life Passages.

Part Three: COMMUNICATING HEALTH COMPETENCIES.

9. Using and Evaluating Health Information.
10. Navigating Health Care Organizations.
11. Empowering Citizens and Advocating Issues.

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